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  • Separating a partner - married or not

    04 Nov 16:54

    When a married or civil partnered couple ends their relationship, they need to go through a formal process of divorce or dissolution. Couples who are not married or civil partnered can ... (continued)

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  • A quick financial guide to divorce

    23 Jul 17:16

    If you’re going through a divorce, money might be the last thing on your mind, but having your finances in order can help make sure you get a fair deal in the separation.  ... (continued)

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  • Changes to divorce legislation

    02 Jun 17:12

    There has recently been a significant change in the way divorces take place. Previously it was district judges who would consider divorce proceedings but now, the task of considering mo... (continued)

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  • Driving down the cost of divorce

    14 May 17:02

    A recent study has shown that one of the biggest financial regrets people feel later in life is getting married and subsequently divorced. While nobody on their wedding day plans on ... (continued)

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  • Separation troubles? Talk it out in the listening room

    06 Feb 14:59

    Whether we’re going through a separation, or we’ve separated for a while, many of us feel like we need someone to talk to, a shoulder to cry on, or a space where we can just... (continued)

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  • The Leaver and the Left

    20 Oct 14:52

    When the decision is finally reached that you are to separate, it is not unusual for couples to be in very different places emotionally and psychologically. Although people go through s... (continued)

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  • Important legal changes proposed within Children and Families Bill - how these may affect separating parents and their children.

    20 Feb 14:20

    The Children and Families Bill will have its second reading in Parliament on 25th February – the bill contains proposals to change the law in several areas, including parenta... (continued)

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  • What to Keep in Mind When Separating

    20 Oct 14:38

    Common issues, crucial things to keep in mind when separating On a scale of stressful life events, divorce/separation is ranked second after the death of a spouse/partner. True a... (continued)

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  • Child Contact Centres

    20 Oct 16:40

    Child contact centres are neutral places where children meet the mother or father who no longer lives at home with them. They provide a valuable service in allowing contact to take p... (continued)

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  • Parents not Partners

    20 Oct 14:29

    Working out a new parenting relationship with your ex can be painfully difficult. Although you may feel like erasing them from your life altogether you are both still parents and the... (continued)

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  • Separation troubles? Talk it out in the listening room

    06 Feb 14:59

    Whether we’re going through a separation, or we’ve separated for a while, many of us feel like we need someone to talk to, a shoulder to cry on, or a space where we can just... (continued)

    20 Comments Read more →
  • A quick financial guide to divorce

    23 Jul 17:16

    If you’re going through a divorce, money might be the last thing on your mind, but having your finances in order can help make sure you get a fair deal in the separation.  ... (continued)

    6 Comments Read more →
  • Introduction to Being Parents not Partners

    20 Oct 14:16

    Putting your relationship with your ex on a new footing can be painfully difficult; understandably you may feel like erasing them from your life. For the sake of your children you need ... (continued)

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  • Benefits

    20 Oct 16:21

    Once you’re no longer living together, you’re classed as separated for tax and benefit purposes. Separating from your partner may mean that you become entitled to new benefi... (continued)

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  • Important legal changes proposed within Children and Families Bill - how these may affect separating parents and their children.

    20 Feb 14:20

    The Children and Families Bill will have its second reading in Parliament on 25th February – the bill contains proposals to change the law in several areas, including parenta... (continued)

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